Chung Mei Buddhist Temple


Chung Mei Temple, as part of the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Society, was built in 2001 in Stafford, Texas to promote Buddhism through cultural exchange and to serve the community of greater Houston.

Covid-19 Temporary Closure Notice

Dear friends,
In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, unless we have special notices, we are temporarily closed from 21 March until further notice.
All Dharma Services (including Sunday Services and the Great Compassion Repentance Service etc.) will be conducted online
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
Fo Guang Shan Chung Mei Temple


因應冠狀肺炎疫情,為維護大眾的健康安全, 本寺自21/3暫停開放。恢復開放時間另行通知。週日法會共修亦於 YouTube播放
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Fo Guang Shan Headquarters

The objectives of Fo Guang Shan (Buddha’s Light Mountain) are to promote the principles of Humanistic Buddhism, and to foster peace and harmony among all people around the world. The founder, Venerable Master Hsing Yun, has guided this effort by providing educational opportunities, sponsoring cultural events, engaging in community service,and extensively writing and teaching about the Buddhist path of wisdom and compassion.


Dharma services

Dharma services are held every Sunday at 10:30 am. While immersing in the harmony voices of chanting, we purify our mind and body.


Meditation and Dharma Class

Boosting concentration through meditation; enhancing wisdom through learning the Dharma.


Tea Ceremony

We are able to find peacefulness and discover our Buddha’s nature through daily activities, such as drinking tea.

Temple Tour

Welcome to Chung Mei Buddhist Temple. We offer guided tours to various groups such as schools, religious organizations, corporate sponsored events and so on. The program includes showing around the temple and a short introduction to Humanistic Buddhism. Although individual walk-ins are welcomed, for group tour please make your reservation at least 2 weeks ahead. You can also enjoy delicious vegetarian meals at our tea house.

To request your temple tour, please download and fill up the form and email us.


The Water Drop Tea House – While you are enjoying a cup of tea in a peaceful environment, you can leave your troubles behind and relax. You can also invite your friends and family for a vegetarian lunch gathering.


Starting 17 March 2020,
The Water Drop Teahouse will be closed until further notice.


Call: 281 495 3100


Address: 12550 Jebbia Lane,
Stafford, TX 77477, USA.